Waste collection tax in France: how does it work?

Can you tell us about the tax that is payable for the collection of household waste? Is it due if our bins are not actually emptied?

Tax on household waste collection is levied by your commune, and in two-thirds of cases it is a version called TEOM (taxe d’enlèvement des ordures ménagères).

It is paid with the taxe foncière local property owners’ tax and listed on the same bill.

TEOM is payable by the homeowner regardless of actual use of the ...

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